The ALCTS Interest Group, Role of the Professional Librarian in Technical
Services (RPLTS-IG) is seeking proposals for presentations at ALA Annual
2018 in New Orleans. RPLTS-IG will meet 10:30-11:30 a.m. on June 23, 2018*.
To facilitate an engaging session, the RPLTS-IG is currently accepting
proposals for presentations related to the role of the Professional
Librarian in building collaborations for technical services with colleagues
from internal and/or external units. Those collaborations may be within
your own unit, with a unit outside of yours but a part of your
organization/institution, or outside of your organization/institution.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Fostering relationships and collaboration between technical services
and other library departments
- Collaborating with experts to create mutually beneficial solutions for
unique user needs
- Successful practices in connecting with internal and external
Presenters will be allotted approximately 20 minutes, with a short time for
questions after all of the presentations have been completed.
If you are interested in presenting, please email Michelle (
[log in to unmask]) and Tiewei ([log in to unmask]) your presentation
topic and brief description by *May 15, 2018.*
Michelle Hahn and Tiewei (Lucy) Liu, RPLTS-IG 2017-18 Co-Chairs
Suzhen Chen and Kristin Flachsbart, RPLTS-IG 2017-18 Co-Vice Chairs
Tiewei (Lucy) Liu
IR and Metadata Librarian
Henry Madden Library
California State University, Fresno
5200 N. Barton Ave., M/S ML34
Fresno, California 93740-8014
Tel: 559.278.1073 <(559)%20278-1073>
Fax: 559.278.7877 <(559)%20278-7877>
Fresno State Digital Repository https://repository.library.fresnostate.edu/
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